M&A Activity Report for the week of 6/12/2023 – 6/18/2023

Jun 21, 2023

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Domestic Transactions:


Expanding its public works practice, Huitt-Zollars (Dallas, TX), an employee-owned, full-service design firm, acquired Gavan & Barker (Phoenix, AZ), a design group with expertise in civil engineering and landscape architecture. Link to Details.



Bowman Consulting Group (Reston, VA), an engineering services firm, acquired Infrastructure Engineering (Brea, CA), a professional engineering, planning, environmental, geospatial, and municipal infrastructure services provider. Link to Details.



Testing, Inspection, and Certification (TIC), consulting, and advisory services provider The SOCOTEC Group (Yvelines, France) acquired code consulting and permit expediting firm Conversano Associates (New York, NY). Link to Details.



Schneider Geospatial (Indianapolis, IN), a portfolio company of Align Capital Partners (Dallas, TX), acquired PeopleGIS (Woburn, MA), an asset management SaaS solution provider focused on public works and permitting/licensing. Link to Details.



Engineering services and information technology provider Universal Technical Resource Services (Cherry Hill, NJ) acquired civil consulting and municipal engineering services firm Finelli Consulting Engineers (Washington Township, NJ). Link to Details.


Global Transactions:


TYLin (San Francisco, CA), an engineering firm that provides infrastructure solutions, acquired Tunnelconsult Engineering (Barcelona, Spain), a consulting and engineering firm that specializes in underground works. Link to Details.



RSK Group (Helsby, UK), an environmental consulting and services firm, acquired 1stinrail (London, UK), an engineering firm that provides planned and reactive track repairs, renewals, and installation services. Link to Details.



Independent investment company GEG Capital (Inverness, UK) acquired a majority stake in multidisciplinary specialist consulting firm IKM Consulting (Grangemouth, UK). Link to Details.



Lamb Associates(Carnforth, UK), a quantity surveying and commercial consulting firm, acquiredMorham + Brotchie (Edinburgh, UK), a quantity surveying and cost consulting firm. Link to Details.



Norda Stelo (Quebec City, Canada), an engineering firm, acquired PLANIFIKA (Quebec City, Canada), a consultancy specializing in asset management. Link to Details.


These transactions will be uploaded to the M&A Activity Map by the end of the week for your reference. 


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